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CNN
Jan 16, 2013 6:00pm PST
me. and then i heard about lance armstrong, and i thought not him as well. so he was guilty. he did cheat the whole time. nothing is right about that. >> right. and look, a lot of people say everybody in that sport is doing that. i don't know. i don't bike. i'm not going to ever run the tour de france. but you feel badly that there is so much pressure that everybody feels if the other guy is doing it, i have to do it. >> i hate it for my children. have i three teenaged boys. all play sport, love sport, very competitive. i don't want them thinking the way to win is cheating. >> but you know what? i don't think they see that. i don't think our kids do. i think they see what we want, what we put out. if as a parent you espouse fair play and honesty, in not just sport, but your life, i think that's what they see. you know, look, i think lance armstrong and all those, any big sports person, sure they like to look at, they like to go see. but i think at the end of the day, they care more about what you think and what you do than what a lance armstrong or a barry bonds does. >> that may be
CNN
Jan 16, 2013 9:00pm PST
, lance armstrong, you met him once. >> yeah. >> did you get to know him? >> he basically, you know, asked me what the weather was going to be, and then kept moving. >> did you say for you, mate, pretty stormy. >> who knew? this was before all that stuff was happening. >> what do you think of it? >> well, look -- >> you're a sports fan. >> hey, look, not really. but the thing is, this guy is really -- he suffered a lot. he has also let down a lot of people. but he has done a lot of good. it's a really difficult issue, you know. >> see, my problem is i think sport for people, particularly in america, and britain is the same. people feel such great passion for it. >> sure. >> it's escapism, and it's about having heroes. >> yep. >> and it's about having people who excel in what they do. you would all love to be a professional sports star because it sounds so impossibly glamorous. yet it is intense. and when they're exposed as cheats, every single time something inside me dies. i watched ben johnson win that 100 meters that time. i loved that for a day. and then it was all crushed. my favorite
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